Boston Globe
| by Brian MacQuarrie and Kay Lazar

Matt Proto, vice president and dean of admissions and financial aid,” was quoted in the Boston Globe article titled “After months of waiting, college officials breathe sigh of relief over decision in Harvard case.” Proto said that Colby’s been watching the case. “A lot of people imagine that this is a level playing field for everyone, but in fact it’s not,” Proto told the Globe. Colby uses a “holistic admissions process” that incorporates factors such as “personal context, educational context,” and a student’s individual background. “We want to enroll the most talented students from all backgrounds,” Proto said.

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